Deborah Smith

Deborah Smith was born in Doncaster in 1987. She has translated three books each by Han Kang and Bae Suah, including The Vegetarian, winner of the 2016 Man Booker International Award. She founded Tilted Axis Press in 2015, publishing contemporary writing from across Asia. Fidelity, a book-length essay on the politics and poetics of translation, is forthcoming from Peninsula Press.

Agent Name: Emma Paterson